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Research Article

Ingestive Behavior of Ovine Fed with Marandu Grass Silage Added with Naturally Dehydrated Brewery Residue

Table 4

Neutral detergent fiber (min/kg) and time spent per ingestion period, rumination, and rest (min) of ovine fed with marandu grass silage.

Variable Dehydrated brewery residue (%)Equation regressionCV (%) (%)
010203040

DM and NDF consumption/meal (kg)
DM0.0270.0280.0290.0300.03220.6391.84
NDF0.0110.0100.0120.0150.02122.4574.93

DM and NDF consumption (min/kg)
DM392.9383.2365.9341.2309.117.4679.81
NDF1119989,29859729,1599,122.3388.37

Time spent per ingestion period, rumination, and rest (min)
Ingestion 10.6410.289.979.719.5112.0291.74
Rumination 9.9810.0410.1010.1710.2310.10
Rest11.9712.9213.0312.2910.719.78

Significant by Tukey test at 0.5% probability.

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